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Choppington, Northumberland

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Choppington, Northumberland

  Choppington is a village in Northumberland, in England. It is situated a short distance to the south-east of Morpeth, and north of Bedlington. It was at one time part of the three big mid-Northumberland collieries (Ashington, Bomarsund and Choppington). Older people will tell you that they worked at A, B or C.
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyN'thumb, pre-1844 in det pt of Durham
OS GridNZ2583
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East

Choppington, Northumberland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Choppington, eccl. dist. (St Paul) and vil. with ry. sta., Bedlington par., S. Northumberland, pop. 4511; P.O.; the vil. is 1¾ mile NW. of sta. and 3½ miles SE. of Morpeth.

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